How is Oxapex manufactured?
Why is the product not registered for use in cats?
Why is Oxapex only registered for single use?
Until investigations are complete, there is insufficient data to support safety of multiple doses of Oxapex. Therefore, it is only advised to use Oxapex once.
Can Oxapex be administered with other fluids?
Can Oxapex be used in different situations of anaemia in dogs?
Oxapex can be used in any condition where tissue hypoxia exists and needs management.
Anaemia is defined as a decrease in red blood cells or haemoglobin. The end result of anaemia is decreased tissue oxygen levels. Anaemia can be mild or severe, acute or chronic, and caused by haemorrhage, haemolysis or decreased erythrocyte production.
Oxapex can be used in any situation where anaemia in dogs is present and requires management. Clinical conditions where management of anaemia is often required (and thus where Oxapex has a potential role) include:
What is the half life of Oxapex?
17 – 23 hours.
What is the clearance period of Oxapex ?
By 7 days.
What is the active ingredient of Oxapex?
The active ingredient in Oxapex is hemoglobin betafumaril (bovine) 65mg/mL.